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MODULES

The Hospitality and Destination Management I Level Master lasts for 12 months, covers 12 modules, and is equivalent to 60 CFU.

Module 1 A: New Strategic Business Models in Tourism: Competition and Innovation

  • Who can enroll in the Hospitality & Destination Management Level I Masters
    Any student or professional looking to expand their skills and learn more.
  • Is the entire Masters online?
    The lecture portion of the masters is online, however, your internship needs to be completed in person.
  • What is the duration?
    The duration of the masters is 12 months.
  • What are CFU, how many are awarded, and how can I use them?"
    CFU is the unit of measure of learning work that a student needs, having an appropriate initial education, to acquire competences and skills. One credit corresponds to 25 hours of learning, spent attending classes, laboratories, and seminars and studying. CFUs are obtained by passing exams or other assessment tests.. The certificate awards 60 CFUs. CFUs may be recognised for the purpose of continuing other study programmes.
  • Will I get a transcript?
    Yes, University of Naples Federico II will award a transcript at the end of a succesfull completion.
  • Who is responsible with the internship placement?
    The masters participant is responsible with finding an internship placement and providing proof of their participation.
  • Can my current work placement serve as my internship placement?
    If you are working in the hospitality or tourism field, yes, your current work placement may serve as your intership placement.
  • How do I complete the University of South Florida Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree?
    After successfully completing the Certificate program, you will be invited to apply for the Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree. The program is in person in Florida, USA
  • What is the cost of USF Masters?
    Find out more here: https://usfmumahospitality.org/graduate/
  • What is the cost of the masters?
    €6.000 for the 12 months Please see a broken down explanation here
  • Will I get paid during my internship?
    Generally no, but it depends on the company where you will undertake your internship as well as the workload.
  • Is there a different procedure for Italian and Non Italian Citizens
    Yes, please see details on the registration page.
  • Pathway to USF Masters benefits
    - $2,000 scholarship towards your studies - Out-of-State Tuition Waiver: $9,000 (approx.)
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Module 1 B: Trends and issues in global tourism

  • Who can enroll in the Hospitality & Destination Management Level I Masters
    Any student or professional looking to expand their skills and learn more.
  • Is the entire Masters online?
    The lecture portion of the masters is online, however, your internship needs to be completed in person.
  • What is the duration?
    The duration of the masters is 12 months.
  • What are CFU, how many are awarded, and how can I use them?"
    CFU is the unit of measure of learning work that a student needs, having an appropriate initial education, to acquire competences and skills. One credit corresponds to 25 hours of learning, spent attending classes, laboratories, and seminars and studying. CFUs are obtained by passing exams or other assessment tests.. The certificate awards 60 CFUs. CFUs may be recognised for the purpose of continuing other study programmes.
  • Will I get a transcript?
    Yes, University of Naples Federico II will award a transcript at the end of a succesfull completion.
  • Who is responsible with the internship placement?
    The masters participant is responsible with finding an internship placement and providing proof of their participation.
  • Can my current work placement serve as my internship placement?
    If you are working in the hospitality or tourism field, yes, your current work placement may serve as your intership placement.
  • How do I complete the University of South Florida Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree?
    After successfully completing the Certificate program, you will be invited to apply for the Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree. The program is in person in Florida, USA
  • What is the cost of USF Masters?
    Find out more here: https://usfmumahospitality.org/graduate/
  • What is the cost of the masters?
    €6.000 for the 12 months Please see a broken down explanation here
  • Will I get paid during my internship?
    Generally no, but it depends on the company where you will undertake your internship as well as the workload.
  • Is there a different procedure for Italian and Non Italian Citizens
    Yes, please see details on the registration page.
  • Pathway to USF Masters benefits
    - $2,000 scholarship towards your studies - Out-of-State Tuition Waiver: $9,000 (approx.)

Module 2 A: E - tourism and revenue management: past, present, and future

  • Who can enroll in the Hospitality & Destination Management Level I Masters
    Any student or professional looking to expand their skills and learn more.
  • Is the entire Masters online?
    The lecture portion of the masters is online, however, your internship needs to be completed in person.
  • What is the duration?
    The duration of the masters is 12 months.
  • What are CFU, how many are awarded, and how can I use them?"
    CFU is the unit of measure of learning work that a student needs, having an appropriate initial education, to acquire competences and skills. One credit corresponds to 25 hours of learning, spent attending classes, laboratories, and seminars and studying. CFUs are obtained by passing exams or other assessment tests.. The certificate awards 60 CFUs. CFUs may be recognised for the purpose of continuing other study programmes.
  • Will I get a transcript?
    Yes, University of Naples Federico II will award a transcript at the end of a succesfull completion.
  • Who is responsible with the internship placement?
    The masters participant is responsible with finding an internship placement and providing proof of their participation.
  • Can my current work placement serve as my internship placement?
    If you are working in the hospitality or tourism field, yes, your current work placement may serve as your intership placement.
  • How do I complete the University of South Florida Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree?
    After successfully completing the Certificate program, you will be invited to apply for the Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree. The program is in person in Florida, USA
  • What is the cost of USF Masters?
    Find out more here: https://usfmumahospitality.org/graduate/
  • What is the cost of the masters?
    €6.000 for the 12 months Please see a broken down explanation here
  • Will I get paid during my internship?
    Generally no, but it depends on the company where you will undertake your internship as well as the workload.
  • Is there a different procedure for Italian and Non Italian Citizens
    Yes, please see details on the registration page.
  • Pathway to USF Masters benefits
    - $2,000 scholarship towards your studies - Out-of-State Tuition Waiver: $9,000 (approx.)
Hot Air Balloons
A business meeting

Module 2 B: Social media marketing: big data and artificial intelligence in hospitality & tourism. Tools and implications

  • Who can enroll in the Hospitality & Destination Management Level I Masters
    Any student or professional looking to expand their skills and learn more.
  • Is the entire Masters online?
    The lecture portion of the masters is online, however, your internship needs to be completed in person.
  • What is the duration?
    The duration of the masters is 12 months.
  • What are CFU, how many are awarded, and how can I use them?"
    CFU is the unit of measure of learning work that a student needs, having an appropriate initial education, to acquire competences and skills. One credit corresponds to 25 hours of learning, spent attending classes, laboratories, and seminars and studying. CFUs are obtained by passing exams or other assessment tests.. The certificate awards 60 CFUs. CFUs may be recognised for the purpose of continuing other study programmes.
  • Will I get a transcript?
    Yes, University of Naples Federico II will award a transcript at the end of a succesfull completion.
  • Who is responsible with the internship placement?
    The masters participant is responsible with finding an internship placement and providing proof of their participation.
  • Can my current work placement serve as my internship placement?
    If you are working in the hospitality or tourism field, yes, your current work placement may serve as your intership placement.
  • How do I complete the University of South Florida Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree?
    After successfully completing the Certificate program, you will be invited to apply for the Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree. The program is in person in Florida, USA
  • What is the cost of USF Masters?
    Find out more here: https://usfmumahospitality.org/graduate/
  • What is the cost of the masters?
    €6.000 for the 12 months Please see a broken down explanation here
  • Will I get paid during my internship?
    Generally no, but it depends on the company where you will undertake your internship as well as the workload.
  • Is there a different procedure for Italian and Non Italian Citizens
    Yes, please see details on the registration page.
  • Pathway to USF Masters benefits
    - $2,000 scholarship towards your studies - Out-of-State Tuition Waiver: $9,000 (approx.)

Module 3 A: Sustainable ecosystems and food & beverage: exploring the boundaries of eco-efficiency and green communications

  • Who can enroll in the Hospitality & Destination Management Level I Masters
    Any student or professional looking to expand their skills and learn more.
  • Is the entire Masters online?
    The lecture portion of the masters is online, however, your internship needs to be completed in person.
  • What is the duration?
    The duration of the masters is 12 months.
  • What are CFU, how many are awarded, and how can I use them?"
    CFU is the unit of measure of learning work that a student needs, having an appropriate initial education, to acquire competences and skills. One credit corresponds to 25 hours of learning, spent attending classes, laboratories, and seminars and studying. CFUs are obtained by passing exams or other assessment tests.. The certificate awards 60 CFUs. CFUs may be recognised for the purpose of continuing other study programmes.
  • Will I get a transcript?
    Yes, University of Naples Federico II will award a transcript at the end of a succesfull completion.
  • Who is responsible with the internship placement?
    The masters participant is responsible with finding an internship placement and providing proof of their participation.
  • Can my current work placement serve as my internship placement?
    If you are working in the hospitality or tourism field, yes, your current work placement may serve as your intership placement.
  • How do I complete the University of South Florida Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree?
    After successfully completing the Certificate program, you will be invited to apply for the Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree. The program is in person in Florida, USA
  • What is the cost of USF Masters?
    Find out more here: https://usfmumahospitality.org/graduate/
  • What is the cost of the masters?
    €6.000 for the 12 months Please see a broken down explanation here
  • Will I get paid during my internship?
    Generally no, but it depends on the company where you will undertake your internship as well as the workload.
  • Is there a different procedure for Italian and Non Italian Citizens
    Yes, please see details on the registration page.
  • Pathway to USF Masters benefits
    - $2,000 scholarship towards your studies - Out-of-State Tuition Waiver: $9,000 (approx.)
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Friends in Restaurant

Module 3 B: Food territory, culinary arts, and food beverage operations: cultural identity as local facilitator

  • Who can enroll in the Hospitality & Destination Management Level I Masters
    Any student or professional looking to expand their skills and learn more.
  • Is the entire Masters online?
    The lecture portion of the masters is online, however, your internship needs to be completed in person.
  • What is the duration?
    The duration of the masters is 12 months.
  • What are CFU, how many are awarded, and how can I use them?"
    CFU is the unit of measure of learning work that a student needs, having an appropriate initial education, to acquire competences and skills. One credit corresponds to 25 hours of learning, spent attending classes, laboratories, and seminars and studying. CFUs are obtained by passing exams or other assessment tests.. The certificate awards 60 CFUs. CFUs may be recognised for the purpose of continuing other study programmes.
  • Will I get a transcript?
    Yes, University of Naples Federico II will award a transcript at the end of a succesfull completion.
  • Who is responsible with the internship placement?
    The masters participant is responsible with finding an internship placement and providing proof of their participation.
  • Can my current work placement serve as my internship placement?
    If you are working in the hospitality or tourism field, yes, your current work placement may serve as your intership placement.
  • How do I complete the University of South Florida Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree?
    After successfully completing the Certificate program, you will be invited to apply for the Master of Science in Hospitality Management degree. The program is in person in Florida, USA
  • What is the cost of USF Masters?
    Find out more here: https://usfmumahospitality.org/graduate/
  • What is the cost of the masters?
    €6.000 for the 12 months Please see a broken down explanation here
  • Will I get paid during my internship?
    Generally no, but it depends on the company where you will undertake your internship as well as the workload.
  • Is there a different procedure for Italian and Non Italian Citizens
    Yes, please see details on the registration page.
  • Pathway to USF Masters benefits
    - $2,000 scholarship towards your studies - Out-of-State Tuition Waiver: $9,000 (approx.)

Module 4: Managerial Accounting and Finance for Hospitality Industry

Managerial accounting & financial management as practiced in the hospitality industry is covered. It applies principles of finance & accounting to decision-making that can be applied to the hospitality industry.

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Hotel Swimming Pool

Module 5: Organizational Effectiveness in Hospitality

Examine organizational effectiveness methodologies including Continuous Quality Improvement, Six Sigma, Geri, Hospitality Leadership and Sustainability as they relate to human resources leadership and effectiveness in the hospitality industry.

Module 6: Hospitality and Tourism Information Systems & Technology

Diverse facets of hospitality/tourism information systems and technology will be discussed. The role of Chief Information Officer (CIO), concept of open system, planning & managing e-commerce, global distribution systems, resources appl. software, etc.

Abstract Background
Financial Report

Module 7: Research Methods and Statistics for Hospitality

The objective of this course is to learn development of hospitality research projects and application of statistical data analysis tools.

Module 8: Restaurant and Food Service Management

This course allows students to apply the principles of management, analysis, and planning that they have learned in their prior required coursework to issues in multi-unit restaurant and foodservice operations.

Lunch in a Restaurant
A huge night flea market

Module 9: Marketing Leadership for Hospitality and Tourism

Advanced marketing strategies and tactics known to be effective in the hospitality and tourism industry for developing sustainable competitive advantage such as strategic pricing, revenue management, customer loyalty programs, proven communication mixes.

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